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Save the Betas

$1,550
25%
Raised toward our $6,000 Goal
33 Beta-maximizers
Project has ended
Project ended on October 17, at 11:59 PM PDT
Project Owners

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 17, 2018

Anonymous

In Honor of BRANDON WANG

$50

Oct 16, 2018

Anonymous

In Honor of Brandon

$20

Oct 15, 2018

Anonymous

$10

Oct 15, 2018

Amanda Wu

In Memory of Benfen Ma & Weimin Wu

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 15, 2018

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 15, 2018

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 14, 2018

Hong

Song

$50

Oct 11, 2018

Anonymous

$100

Oct 11, 2018

Anonymous

$50

Oct 04, 2018

Tom Timmermann

In Honor of Jeanne and Vernon Timmermann

$50

Oct 02, 2018

Susan Bell-Warner

In Honor of Sue Bell-Warner '84, Scott '83, Shayna '18

$25

Sep 30, 2018

James

Cosgrove

$50

Sep 29, 2018

Marina

Alburger

$50

Sep 28, 2018

Anthony

Solis

Undisclosed Amount

Sep 28, 2018

Philip

Leong

Undisclosed Amount

Sep 27, 2018

Daniel

Mayeda

Undisclosed Amount

Sep 26, 2018

Thomas

Sullivan

Undisclosed Amount

Sep 26, 2018

Arnold

Garson

$50

Sep 26, 2018

Ashley Alden

In Memory of Norman Alden

$25

Sep 26, 2018

john caronna

In Memory of Comm studies Class of ‘81

$50

Sep 26, 2018

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

Sep 26, 2018

Bryan

Riggs

Undisclosed Amount

Sep 26, 2018

Anonymous

$50

Sep 26, 2018

Anthony

Arn

$50

Sep 18, 2018

Ken

Bruce

$25

Sep 18, 2018

Robert

Jadon

$100

Sep 17, 2018

Justin

Pak

$100

Sep 17, 2018

Anonymous

$50

Sep 16, 2018

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

Sep 16, 2018

Anonymous

$50

Sep 15, 2018

Tim

Ritchey

$50

Sep 15, 2018

Taylor Stayton

In Honor of Professor Groeling & Derek & the students working to preserve history!

$5

Sep 12, 2018
Our way
of Thanking You

$10

Save One Tape

For $10, we can digitize the content of one Betamax tape, preserving its content for future generations. (fully tax deductible)

3 of Unlimited Claimed
Estimated Delivery: September 2018

$50

Save One Day

Is there a special day in history or your own life? For $50, you can sponsor our digitization of that day's news so it will be preserved forever. We will include your name and that date (between 1980-2005) on our honor roll of timesavers and on our next social media shout-out. (fully tax deductible)

16 of Unlimited Claimed
Estimated Delivery: September 2018

$250

Friend of eBay

For $250, we can buy a solid, low-end Betamax VCR from eBay and digitize lots of tapes. When it eventually dies, we can use its parts so others may live. We'll also include your name on our donor honor roll and on our next social media shout-out. (fully tax deductible)

1 of Unlimited Claimed
Estimated Delivery: September 2018

$350

Save One Week

For $350, you can sponsor our digitization of an entire week of news so it will be preserved forever. We will include your name and that week (between 1980-2005) on our honor roll of timesavers and on our next social media shout-out.

0 of Unlimited Claimed
Estimated Delivery: December 2018

$500

Boss Beta

With your donation, we can purchase a guaranteed refurbished, higher-end, new(ish) Betamax VCR. In addition to including you on our honor roll of donors, we will use a fancy Dymo adhesive label to identify you as the donor and include an action shot of the machine working in our lab online and on our next social media shout-out. (fully tax deductible)

0 of Unlimited Claimed
Estimated Delivery: September 2018

$1,000

Time-Saver Extraordinaire

For $1,000, we can digitize 2/3rds of an entire month of news. You will be invited for a tour of our lab, including a pizza lunch with our student workers. We would also include your picture on our next social media shout-out. (a tax deductible donation amount of $989)

0 of Unlimited Claimed
Estimated Delivery: September 2018

$18,000

Beta Best Friend: Save A Year

The highest level of contribution would fund the permanent preservation of an entire year's worth of television history. For $18,000, you can ensure that future generations are able to see and learn from their past. In recognition of your generous contribution, you would be invited to join Prof. Tim Groeling and our student workers for a tour of our lab and a lunch at the Luskin Conference Center. (a tax deductible donation of $17,974).

0 of 1 Claimed
Estimated Delivery: December 2018
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